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ECIT Summer University 2017

ECIT Summer University “Countering threats to European citizenship across borders, reconfiguring its future” will take place from 30 August 2017 to 1 September 2017 at the Maison des Associations Internationales (Brussels). Continue reading “ECIT Summer University 2017”

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Reforming the ECI? Participate in the consultation of the European Commission

Until August 16, 2017 you can participate in the public consultation launched by the European Commission for the reform of the European Citizens’ Initiative, ECI. Continue reading “Reforming the ECI? Participate in the consultation of the European Commission”

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Video: Intellectuals and activists Panel “Changing Europe, yes! But how?” Saturday July 1st – Just as if you were on the #CitizensRoute73 !

(video by Boris Dieval)

Our panelists have exchanged on the tools required to create the conditions of emergence of a common European public debate…

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Video: Political panel “Changing Europe, yes! But what for?” Saturday July 1st – Just as if you were on the #CitizensRoute73 !

(video by Boris Dieval)

With, Mariapaola Cherchi (IT/BE) for a federal Europe of the citizens, Reka Salamon (HU) for a future-oriented Europe, Pierre Larrouturou (FR) for a social Europe, Erik Edman (GR/SU) for a Democracy in Europe 2025, Adrian Taylor (UK/DE) for a New Paradigm, Filipe Santos Henriques (PT/DE) for a sustainable Europe
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#CitizensRoute73 – A memorial moment (Marianne Ranke-Cormier, FBN)

This memorial moment was dedicated to Helmut Kohl, who was buried the same day as the launch of #CitizensRoute73, July 1st, Simone Veil, deceased the day before the launch of our event, on June 30 in Paris, François Mitterrand, because he is intrinsic, and Franck Biancheri, a Great European citizen, who was one of the founding fathers of generations of the Erasmus program. It was read by Marianne Ranke-Cormier in German, Georgeta Grama-Moldovan in French and Jo Sullivan in English. It was accompanied on the cello by Matthieu Widart, laureate of the Royal Conservatory of Music in Brussels. Continue reading “#CitizensRoute73 – A memorial moment (Marianne Ranke-Cormier, FBN)”

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Changing Europe, yes! But what for? Meet with our six guests of the Political panel – Saturday July 1st

Mariapaola Cherchi (IT/BE) for a federal Europe of the citizens – Reka Salamon (HU) for a future-oriented Europe, Pierre Larrouturou (FR) for a social Europe – Erik Edman (GR/SU) for a democratic Europe – Adrian Taylor (UK/DE) for a New Paradigm – Filipe Santos Henriques (PT/DE) for a sustainable Europe

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Deliberative condorcism and participative democracy proposals for a peoples’ Europe – Andrea Surbone (PER) on #CitizensRoute73

andreaThere have been decades of direct democracy experimentation, and under this name has become overwhelmingly manifold forms of citizen participation in politics, among which there is the participatory democracy I want to talk about. …

Read here the contribution by Andrea to the #CitizensRoute73 on the Workshop “Political projects to fuel a common European public debate” on Sunday

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A topolgy for grassroots democracy – Pedrojuan Rodríguez Girones, DiEM25 on #CitizensRoute73

pedrojuan180From 500 million Europeans you will probably never have more than 500.000 people interested in an active political live, however, that should be enough to ensure true democracy. However, this is already a very large number to take part in a single conversation. Continue reading “A topolgy for grassroots democracy – Pedrojuan Rodríguez Girones, DiEM25 on #CitizensRoute73”